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An EPA-led contractor crew was doing excavation work at the entrance to the Gold King near Silverton, Colorado, on Aug. 5, 2015, when workers inadvertently unleashed 3 million gallons (11.4.
October 20, 2015 - Alexco Resource Corp. (NYSE MKT:AXU,. interim water treatment facility at the Gold King Mine near Silverton, Colorado. The abandoned Gold King Mine was the site of the spill on August 5, 2015, which inundated the Animas River in southern Colorado. AEG’s contract to design, construct and automate an Interim Water Treatment Plant at the Gold King Mine is part of the.
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Aug 25, 2015 - Cross-Section of the Gold King and Sunnyside Mines near Silverton, Colorado. Aug 25, 2015 - Cross-Section of the Gold King and Sunnyside Mines near Silverton, Colorado. Stay safe and healthy. Please practice hand-washing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. Dismiss Visit.
At this point the Gold King Mine closed again, removing the only reason to keep the Gladstone Branch of the Silverton Gladstone and Northerly Railroad intact. The Railroad had ceased operations in 1915 but the track was kept intact because periodically, rumors of the Gold King reopening would circulate. The Gold King was the Second best producer in the area and shipped 711,144 tons of ore.
The Gold King Mine spill occurred at the Gold King Mine—an abandoned mine near Silverton, Colorado—in August 2015. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) personnel and a company under EPA contract triggered the release of toxic wastewater in an attempt to remove such wastewater from the mine. More than 3 million gallons of mine wastewater, including heavy metals and other toxic.
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